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Water Fest 2022

Celebrating the Queen's Platinum Jubilee

Sat 4 Jun, 11:00-17:00

Reading Water Fest will be taking place on Saturday 4 June this year to coincide with the Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday weekend and will be Reading’s flagship Jubilee event! 

The event takes place in the Forbury Gardens, Abbey Ruins and along the Kennet, between Chestnut Walk and the Riverside Museum between 11am and 5pm. Reading Borough Council and The Kennet and Avon Canal Trust are working together once again and hope you can join us for what we hope will be very enjoyable day!

The event will consist of live entertainment, children’s activities and refreshments, water activities, narrow boats, craft and charity stalls.

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